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Savage Cinema: Sam Peckinpah and the Rise of Ultraviolent Movies

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More than any other filmmaker, Sam Peckinpah opened the door for graphic violence in movies. In this book, Stephen Prince explains the rise of explicit violence in the American cinema, its social effects, and the relation of contemporary ultraviolence to the radical, humanistic filmmaking that Peckinpah practiced. Prince demonstrates Peckinpah's complex approach to screen violence and shows him as a serious artist whose work was tied to the social and political upheavals of the 1960s. He explains how the director's ...

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Savage Cinema: Sam Peckinpah and the Rise of Ultraviolent Movies
1998, University of Texas Press, Austin, TX

ISBN-13: 9780292765825

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Savage Cinema: Sam Peckinpah and the Rise of Ultraviolent Movies
1998, University of Texas Press, Austin, TX

ISBN-13: 9780292765818

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